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Layoffs Announced For Company In The East

By: Christine Kennedy
By: Christine Kennedy

160 people's jobs are in jeopardy.

This after William Barnet and son announced layoffs Wednesday at its Kinston facility.

Ray Deane, General Manager of the of manufacturing company said the company is in negotiations with its contractors, so right now, it's not known exactly how many people will lose their jobs.

The company had to give a 60 day notice that employees could lose their jobs.

Deane says he'll know more come August.


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